About this title: The first collection of poems written in English and inspired by the Bible, Chapters Into Verse draws a unique map of the history of English poetry and surveys and defines the literary legacy of the Scriptures from the 14th century to the present. Each volume is arranged in scriptural order and each poem is preceded by the passage that inspired it. Volume 1 covers the Books of Genesis to Malachi.
Note: This is a general synopsis. Each listing is described below.